Statistics from Altmetric.com
Design: Retrospective cohort study.
Setting: National Health Service hospitals in England.
Patients: 333 009 adolescents admitted following injury between 1 April 1997 and 31 March 2012.
Exposure: Adversity-related injury (defined as self-inflicted, drug related, alcohol related or violent injury) versus accident-related injury.
Outcomes: Risk and causes of death.
Follow-up period: Up to 10 years following initial admission.
Patient follow-up: Ascertained from Hospital Episode Statistics.
Relative risk of death from various causes in the 10 years following initial admission was calculated for various …
Contributors The abstract and commentary were both written by AJF in full.
Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.
If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.